Hot off the Twitter presses of JC Report and The Business of Fashion, Alexander Wang has won the Swiss Textile Award. The International Design Competition awards 100,000€ to a young designer on the verge of international breakthrough. It's definite that Alexander Wang is one of the strongest young design talents in the U.S. and the rest of the world has now officially caught on.
Sexy People Blog just convinced me that this hairstyle is making a comeback. Combine 80s fashion revival with the abundance of hair extensions these days and some modern version of this hairstyle is bound to be appearing in an important editorial or fashion show near you.
Vogue.fr has had a make-over! The site is now slightly easier to navigate with more web content. They have done a wrap up on Glitter Shoes for the season including Christian Louboutin, Balmain, and Brian Atwood. We got kinda crazy for these Louboutins... and oh yeah they're 1895 euros.
Animal prints will never, ever go away. As an alternative to the die-hard leopard print, we would like to propose some new animal prints found under the sea. These fish patterns look animal but are fresh, unidentifiable, and most importantly original.
After a strong showing of Black & White Prints for Resort, Spring 2010 had a junk-load of similar feeling prints, yet softened by replacing White with Beige, Grey, or Nude. This subtle colour change had an incredible modern feel, and it's crazy how many collections were feeling it. Black and soft neutrals dominated the runways, so putting them together in print was just a logical step.